Diary October 9, 1915

 street fighting in Belgrade

A painting about the street fighting in Belgrade.

Diary for Saturday, October 9, 1915:

Southern Fronts

Serbia: AUSTRIANS ENTER BELGRADE after Serb evacuation follows bitter street fighting (city’s fall cost 7,000 Austrian casualties).
AUSTRIANS INVADE MONTENEGRO.
Isonzo: Austrian attack repulsed.

Western Front

Loos: Fighting. Haig tells Lord Haldane Field Marshal French’s mishandling of reserves cost success.

African Fronts

South Tunisia: General Boyer’s 2,000 French soldiers defeat Ben Asker at Wadi north of Nekrif, but Senussi leader disowned attacks on October 13.

Home Fronts

Bulgaria: Cabinet reshuffle.

Call of War
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